- Warrendale, PA
What you'll be doing
- Coordinate requirements, specifications, timing, and distribution for merchandise selection. Develop strategies and criteria for negotiations. Evaluate competitive offerings to determine the overall best offer for a product/service. Resolve quality problems with suppliers and user departments. Participate in cross-functional teams. Manage and develop assistant and/or associate buyers. Develop effective supplier relationships. Develop/manage/evaluate relationships with other internal departments. Build the brands in all activities; inclusive of quality and timely execution. Coordinate with marketing and visual departments for sales promotion and visual direction.
What your background should be
- Three years of experience in merchandising and/or buying, preferably in guys (men's) preferred. 5 years of experience in merchandising and/or buying. Prior managerial/supervisor experience. High degree of proficiency in MS office suite, Outlook & internet applications. Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, and presentation skills. Ability to operate independently while establishing strong working relationships with co-workers and cross-functional teams. Ability to work with and influence senior management strong, professional, and effective verbal and written communication skills.
Required Schooling / Training
- Bachelor degree in fashion merchandising or related field required.
Who is the client company
- If you are interested in this position, send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org